Sachin Shah

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Getting People To Take You Seriously When You're Young

Even though it has never been easier start up in the first place, there’s no doubt that most adults don’t take you seriously when you’re building a company and yet can’t even get into a bar. In my own experience building my company ThirdEye, I would oftentimes talk to another fellow entrepreneur …

Create Your Own Chatbot Online and Increase Productivity

Chatbots are wonderful tools for productivity and efficiency.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Chatbots are wonderful tools for productivity and efficiency. They allow you to automate tasks which would otherwise take forever to complete, thereby enabling you to focus on …

Chatbots

Useful JS functions you aren't using

Suppose you had a list of students in a classroom, and you want to know how many are girls. You might write something like this:<p>That's a fine, …

This Is How You Know If You Have a Startup Idea Worth Spending Your Time or Money On [VIDEO] | Inc.com

VIDEO • STARTUP<p>This Is How You Know If You Have a Startup Idea Worth Spending Your Time or Money On<p>This Is How You Know If You Have a Startup Idea Worth Spending Your Time or Money On<p>Product/market fit is the holy grail for entrepreneurs. Startup expert Steve Blank explains the process for finding …

If You Do These Things Every Day, You’ll Become Smarter

<i>“A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.” — Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.</i><p>Getting smarter takes time and …

The 6-Step Process To Train Your Brain To Focus

Do you feel like your attention span is shortening? Stretch and strengthen it with these steps.<p>There’s a growing body of research about how counterproductive multitasking can be. While we may feel like we’re getting more done, the reality is that regular multitasking can leave us with a diminishing …

When Large Companies Are Better at Entrepreneurship than Startups

Big companies starting businesses from scratch has become a big deal. In many cases, these volatile big bets create bigger movements, up and down, in the stock price of a company than its (more stable) core business.<p>For example, Google’s restructuring into Alphabet highlighted just how much the …

5 Must-Have Apps for Students Struggling with Productivity

Debt is never a fun thing to be in. But, there are many actions that you can take that will help you rid yourself of the burden of debt once and for …

10 Reasons Why Your Startup Idea Is Terrible And Won't Get Funded

As a venture capital and angel investor, I get bombarded with proposals to invest in startups. Many of them are terrible and just not fundable by angel investors or venture capital funds. Here are 10 common mistakes I have seen startups make that have resulted in their inability to raise</b> …

Startups

Problems Keeping Up? 10 Apps to Make You Highly Organized

We are all guilty of procrastinating from time to time—there’s <i>always</i> something more interesting than the work in hand. We usually think it’s no big …

Procrastination

The seven-song playlist scientifically proven to supercharge your next workout performance

It's not just a weird fluke that many of us can't imagine working out at the gym without a motivational playlist. It's scientifically proven to boost …

10 Productivity Tips For The Overwhelmed Entrepreneurs - OLBlog

If you are an entrepreneur or an employee I’m sure you wants to increase your productivity in easy steps. Yes, you can! Before we dive into this …

Top 100 world universities 2016/17 – QS World University Rankings

The University of Cambridge has dropped out of the top three global universities for the first time in over a decade, the annual QS World University Rankings have revealed.<p>According to the list, the elite institution is the highest ranked in the UK, but has fallen from third place to fourth - its …

Stop doing these 15 things when pitching your startup

Not a day goes by where I don’t wake up to emails begging me for money. Everyone has the next big idea, and they are constantly pitching me this or that. I imagine most investors’ email inboxes look similar.<p>Out of every thousand pitches I receive, there may be one that gets my attention enough to …

Why the most productive people start their day at 4 a.m. (yes, we're serious)

Apple CEO Tim Cook starts his day at 3:45 a.m. Here's why you shouldn't miss the boat on this new trend.<p>A few days ago, I shared my thoughts on what billionaire entrepreneurs do to stay productive in their spare time.<p>What I didn't know is that there's a recent productivity trend on the rise. A …

AOL

10 Secrets to brand yourself as a successful entrepreneur

Share35<p>Tweet<p>Share115<p>+15<p>Shares 155<p>Whether it’s personal or corporate branding, you have to start with a plan of action. Otherwise you’ll end up with a …

Marketing

4 Morning Rituals to Keep You Productive All Day Long

Most of us work long hours: 40, 50 or even 60 hours each week. But chances are, given distractions like online entertainment, office snacking habits …

The 98-Year-Old Productivity Method You Should Still Use Today

One of the best productivity methods comes from an age before personal computers and iPhones, when the closest thing to a push notification was the …

The rising cost of debt poses a big problem for SolarCity

Not only is the rate high, demonstrating a long-term trend of rising costs at SolarCity, the rate offered is higher than the discount rate SolarCity uses to report NPV and other figures to investors. If SolarCity were to discount its future cash flows at a more market-appropriate rate like 8%-10%, …

SolarCity

Start working smart with these amazing productivity tools

We live in a world where hard work, when not coupled with smart work, is of no use. And, thanks to technology we’ve got so much at our hands that can …

The Pivotal Ages of the World's Most Successful Entrepreneurs (Infographic)

From college dropouts to talk show hosts, people are always talking about entrepreneurs who have made history. Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg, Oprah Winfrey -- they’re all known for their massive successes, but did you ever wonder at what age they really earned their wealth?<p>From 23 years old to 52 -- …

Success

10 movies every entrepreneur should watch and why

Hollywood loves a good story, and what better story is there than a story about someone facing the struggles of trying to succeed in business? From scrappy underdogs trying to succeed against powerful, established competitors to simple explorations of the daily struggles faced by business, there …

Entrepreneurship

These Are the Signs the Right Time Is Right for You to Become an Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Are you the type of person who can’t sit still? Every time you go out with friends and family, do you start talking with everyone you see and meet? Do you love to read the news, books and articles of people who inspire you? If you …

Entrepreneurship

An In-depth Look at Valuation Methods

<b>My General Feelings About Valuation</b><p>As you know all too well, valuation has many aspects. Investors often talk about the pre-money or post-money …

If You Can’t Answer This Question in 5 Seconds, You’re in Trouble

“If I had more time, I would have written a shorter letter.” Considering its ironic truth, it’s not surprising that the quote has been widely …